|Georgia House of Representatives District 161|
|January 14, 2013-Present|
|January 12, 2015|
|Years in position||1|
|Elections and appointments|
|First elected||November 6, 2012|
|Next general||November 4, 2014|
At the beginning of the 2013 legislative session, Hitchens served on the following committees:
|Georgia Committee Assignments, 2013|
|• Defense and Veterans Affairs|
|• Public Safety and Homeland Security|
Elections for the office of Georgia House of Representatives will take place in 2014. A primary election took place May 20, 2014; a runoff election will take place where necessary on July 22, 2014. The general election will take place on November 4, 2014. The signature-filing deadline for candidates wishing to run in this election was March 7, 2014. Incumbent W.W. "Bill" Hitchens was unopposed in the Republican primary and is unchallenged in the general election.
Hitchens ran in the 2012 election for Georgia House of Representatives District 161. Hitchens defeated Kristopher Moutray in the Republican primary on July 31, 2012. No candidates filed to run in the Democratic primary. The general election took place on November 6, 2012. Hitchens ran unopposed in the general election.
|Georgia House of Representatives, District 161, General Election, 2012|
|Georgia House of Representatives District 161 Republican Primary, 2012|
Comprehensive donor information for Hitchens is available dating back to 2012. Based on available campaign finance records, Hitchens raised a total of $42,640 during that time period. This information was last updated on August 28, 2013.
|Bill Hitchens's Campaign Contribution History|
|2012||Georgia State House, District 161||$42,640|
|Grand Total Raised||$42,640|
2012Hitchens won election to the Georgia House of Representatives in 2012. During that election cycle, Hitchens raised a total of $42,640.
|Georgia House of Representatives 2012 election - Campaign Contributions|
|Top contributors to Bill Hitchens's campaign in 2012|
|Ralston for Representative||$2,500|
|Meadows III, John||$1,500|
|Scheer & Montgomery Pc||$1,250|
|Total Raised in 2012||$42,640|
|Source:Follow the Money|
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- Bill Hitchens on the Georgia House of Representatives website
- Profile from Open States
- Campaign contributions: 2012
- Georgia Secretary of State, "Official candidate list," accessed March 10, 2014
- Georgia Secretary of State, "GA - Election Results," accessed May 28, 2014
- Georgia Secretary of State Elections Division, "Candidate List" accessed May 29, 2012
- Georgia Secretary of State, Unofficial Primary Election Results, accessed July 31, 2012
- Georgia Secretary of State, "General Primary/General Nonpartisan/Special Election July 31, 2012," accessed August 9, 2012
- Georgia Elections Division, "2012 Election Results" accessed November 16, 2012
- followthemoney.org, "Hitchens, Bill," accessed August 28, 2013
- StateScape, "Session schedules," accessed August 4, 2014
Edward Stephens (D)
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